Join our team!

September 28, 2021

Our Family business is looking for two warm and confident sales assistants to work part-time in our fast paced jewellery shop/workshop.

Successful applicants will be the first to greet clients in our shop, so a polite and friendly manner is essential. As well as this, they will assist in the smooth running of our repair schedule and respond to bespoke jewellery enquires.

Main jobs

  • Welcome clients to the shop and assist with their needs. Mostly this will include jewellery repair enquires (ring sizing etc) and jewellery sales
  • Ensure the smooth running of repair schedule and order components required for repairs/bespoke commissions
  • Answer phone call enquiries/email enquiries about bespoke jewellery
  • Become familiar with clients and their bespoke orders
  • Schedule appointments
  • General day to day admin (filing etc)
  • General shop/workshop cleaning

Desired skills

  • Interest in jewellery
  • Previous retail experience preferred
  • Calm and confident manner with clients
  • Very well organised
  • Work in a small team and communicate well with our team
  • Basic Microsoft Excel skills

Training

To help provide our customers with the best service possible we will provide training on-

  • Hallmarks
  • Determining when an item of jewellery requires repair, what that repair is and how to cost
  • Stock knowledge (our own collection/watches)
  • Understanding of jewellery components

What we offer

  • Hours on a rotating schedule eg. Applicant 1- Tuesday and Wednesday 9.15am-5.15pm, Thursday 9.15am- 1.45pm (including 30min handover) Applicant 2- Thursday 1.15pm-5.15pm, Friday 9.15am-5.15pm and Saturday 9.15am-3.15pm
  • Contract- part time, job share
  • Wage dependant on experience
  • Holidays- 14 days (4 of which must be taken between Christmas & New Year). Holiday cover will be required at times
  • Opportunity to work in an exciting and creative environment

To apply, please send your CV to hannah@shirleyparisjewellery.co.uk with the subject job application.

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